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harem

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈhɑː.riːm/ /ˌ-ˈ-/
especially in the past in some Muslim societies, the wives or other female sexual partners of a man, or the part of a house in which they live
(尤指旧时伊斯兰教徒的)妻妾;(穆斯林住宅中的)闺阁,闺房
Groups of peopleHome
Translations of “harem”
in Spanish harén…
in French harem…
in German der Harem…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時伊斯蘭教徒的)妻妾, (穆斯林住宅中的)閨閣,閨房…
in Russian гарем…
in Turkish harem…
in Polish harem…
(Definition of harem from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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